Top 25 Cities for Cops
#25 Dallas, TX
City’s Average Salary: $40,147
Starting Salary for Police Officers: $40,014
Cost of Living Rank (in a 1-100 list): 61
Job Growth Rank (in a list of 372 Highest Growth Cities): 17
Unemployment Rate: 8.3
Built on the oil and cotton trade, Dallas has become the eighth largest city in the country with an economy based on banking, telecommunications and energy.
It lacks access to any major water-ways, leaving a very large road infrastructure and railroad network to be patroled.